Leadership

BOARD OF MERIT ANNOUNCES NEW YORK MEDAL WINNERS

Issue 11 and Volume 83.

BOARD OF MERIT ANNOUNCES NEW YORK MEDAL WINNERS WILLIAM JEROME DALY Battalion Chief John Spencer Awarded Administration Medal—Hook and Ladder No. 16 Wins Fire College Efficiency Prize FIRE COMMISSIONER JOHN J. DORMAN has approved the findings and recommendations of the Board of Merit of the New York Fire Department for the year 1929. Out of the numerous acts of heroism performed by members of the department last year, fifteen fire fighters were selected for signal honors. For the first time in the history of the department, two brothers, Lieut. Richard J. Egan of H. & L. Co. 20 and fireman Edward L. Egan of H. & L. Co. 30 have been cited simultaneously for valor in the line of duty. Medals will be pinned on the heroes by Mayor James J. Walker at the City Hall in June on a day to be selected at the convenience of the Mayor.…

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